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Jun 16, 2009 - Back to the Montebello Islands

Jump in the dinghy, cast the lure and whamoooo; line screams off the reel - a trevally. Cast again; whamoooo, the reel smokes and after quite a battle, a queenfish is landed. In half an hour we have enough fish for about 5 meals. The next afternoon, we lazily cast the lures from the boat, just to see what’s around. The first lure hits the water and screams north...and the second...and the third. Five minutes later the rods are packed away with a big feed of fish for dinner and tomorrow’s lunch to add to the previous day’s haul. Double...

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Living the Dream

Jun 7, 2007 - Montebello Islands 25th May to 6th June

Friday 25th May, we decided to leave for the Montebello Islands. We quickly checked we had enough fresh supplies, the new fridge making that so much easier than before. We had had a phone call from friends Tony and Lisa, who with their children Grace and Emma were at the Montebello's already. They had gone there straight from Exmouth a week and a half before We motored out to Enderby Island, which is roughly 6 nautical miles out of Dampier. There are cyclone moorings you can tie up to. We thought it would make it easier to leave from there,...

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